Paul fled his home to escape the Germanic tribes invading the northern provinces of the Roman empire. He became a hermit near Arles, France. Reluctant bishop of the former diocese of Augusta Tricastinorum (modern Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux), Dauphine (in modern France).
- c.405 of natural causes
- “Saint Paul of Trois Châteaux”. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 January 2010. Web. 10 December 2013. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-paul-of-trois-chateaux/>